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Pike Place Chowder

1530 Post Aly, Flagship Chowder House, Seattle, WA 98101-3520
+1 206-267-2537
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
1530 Post Aly, Flagship Chowder House, Seattle, WA 98101-3520
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Reviewed yesterday

We tried the clam chowder and the scallop chowder. The scallop chowder wins that battle hands down. YUM! The crab roll had too much seasoning and for the price I expect more attention to things like that. Would go back for the scallop chowder!

Thank EGF321
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The line was at least 100 people deep so I decided not wait and walked inside to the neighbor's store. I then saw a sign that said Grab & Go. You order online and pick it up in minutes. The taste was the best I've...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed yesterday

The line here moved more quickly than we thought it would, and we were able to get seating, which was surprising considering how many people were in the shop. I thought the chowder was good but not as good as I had anticipated, given the...More

Thank SoJerzeeGirl
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I hate lines. Yes I will admit to that and I waited in line for 20 minutes to get a bowl of chowder. It was worth it. Ordered salmon chowder and a shrimp sandwich. My buddy ordered original New England clam. Both were great and...More

Thank kwdonaldson
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Ok, I'm from Nebraska and haven't had clam chowder in Boston but this place came highly recommended for good reason. Our party of four agreed it was the best clam chowder we've ever had. Kind of a hole in the wall and not a huge...More

Thank bayrumguy
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went mid-week for lunch and the line was "short" compared to the usual line, according to a local. The wait was certainly worth it! We got the sampler (highly recommend clam chowder and seafood bisque) and the dungeons crab roll. So delicious!! They allow...More

Thank Kendra B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place is really hyped. Lines daily. We braved it one day when the line was not around the corner. The sampler gives you the best option to try a variety. Their special chowder of the day was the best choice as you get 4...More

Thank Chartreuse
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

While visiting the pike market we read about this place and they have a list of awards for best chowders Overall the have too much variety of chowders that you want to try and eventually many of them are so so Even the traditional clam...More

Thank golan s
Reviewed 4 days ago

My first experience with chowder was in San Francisco and I was told they make the best, but honestly I think they are wrong!......this place rocks when it comes to chowder......try the 4 sample one I am the kind to try as many things as...More

Thank GurpreetMehdiratta
Reviewed 4 days ago

As there is a huge line before the place even opens, we had plenty of time to choose between all the chowders. We couldn't, so we decided to go with the sampler (Manhatten Style, Seared Scallop, Crab & Oyster, Smoked Salmon and Seafood Bisque) and...More

Thank Genussspechti
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11 June 2017|
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Response from Larry M | Property representative |
We serve eight chowders at our Market location and four at our Pacific Place store. Our Crab & Oyster and Lobster, Crab & Corn are the only two chowders with Crabmeat in the recipes. Thank you for your inquiry. Larry... More
carol h
23 May 2017|
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Response from glogirl2014 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but you can go on line to pike place chowder and find their hours!
carol h
23 May 2017|
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Response from MoneyPennye | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I can't recall,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1530 Post Aly, Flagship Chowder House, Seattle, WA 98101-3520
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 206-267-2537
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Seattle's Pike Place Chowder cafe opened in 2003, offering up award-winning New England Clam Chowder as its signature dish, and continuing to develop original recipes that have taken first-place in dozens of coast-to- coast competitions. A second chowder house, launched in 2007 in the Pacific Place Shopping Center, offers an expanded menu including fish ‘n chips, po’boys and premium beers. The business draws thousands of visitors from around the globe and is listed among the Top Ten Must-Visit Seattle Eateries in dozens of food-and- travel media.
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